Winter 2022

The new building will house teaching labs for biology, chemistry, environmental science and the Marine and Coastal Sciences Program
Emily Pieracci’s passions for veterinary medicine and public health send her to the front lines of the world’s outbreaks.
Western’s Anatomy and Physiology Lab opens up new learning opportunities for students
Chris Witherspoon explains why advertising and PR execs must take on systemic racism
After a brilliant career on the basketball court, Mo Anderson left Western months before graduation. But he was far from done.
“Nancy Holt, Between Heaven and Earth” follows Holt’s artistic path to create her important site-work on Western's campus.
WWU alum leads a business that optimizes supply chains in thousands of grocery stores
New grads are in high demand
Times of crisis heighten the opportunity to bring out the best in us.
Regina G. Barber is the Scientist in Residence for 'Short Wave.'
Whatcom County’s recent floods illustrated the vulnerability of small, rural businesses when disaster strikes.
'I invite you to engage with us as we partner with the University on these two transformational projects.'
Fred Wilson's 'A Moth of Peace' and 'The Way the Moon’s in Love with the Dark' now both hang in the Viking Union.
The barbers in the VU knew what was on our minds

Class Notes

Rashawn Nadine Scott - 2011

Class Note
Rashawn Nadine Scott, theatre, is an actress and comedian who has appeared on “Empire” and “Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me.” After several years with Second City in Chicago, Scott recently moved to Los Angeles to perform in the 2019 CBS Diversity Sketch Comedy Showcase and will be a part of the upcoming Comedy Central series, “South Side.”

Megan Dechaine - 2014

Class Note
Megan Dechaine, B.A., theatre, recently became the production stage manager for the Bill T. Jones/ Arnie Zane Co. and New York Live Arts in New York City.

Ethel Lee Mitchell - 1976

Ethel Lee Mitchell, 89, retired area manager of the Juvenile Diversion Program of King County Superior Court and a tireless advocate for justice and equality for Black people, on Aug. 24, 2021.